Period
to 21 February 2019

The median annual salary for a .NET Software Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 February 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Software Engineer
UK
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 591 643 676
Rank change year-on-year +52 +33 +56
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Software Engineer 590 630 576
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.39% 0.36% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.37% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 526 532 563
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £30,325 £30,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 145,071 169,822 169,826
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.90% 96.31% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 116,020 139,244 141,122
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.75%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

.NET Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured .NET Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer.

Salary trend for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer over the 6 months to 21 February 2019.

Salary histogram for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 21 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +15 525 £55,000 +10.00% 76
UK excluding London +67 383 £47,500 +5.56% 68
London -10 203 £65,000 +4.00% 18
South East +25 128 £50,000 +11.11% 19
North of England +42 107 £45,000 -10.00% 26
Scotland +51 54 £60,000 +26.32% 4
North West -17 51 £50,000 +11.11% 16
Yorkshire +48 45 £45,000 -18.18% 8
South West +21 42 £45,000 - 4
Midlands +41 28 £38,250 +9.29% 5
West Midlands +44 22 £42,500 +21.43% 1
East of England +27 18 £48,750 -2.50% 4
North East +29 12 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Wales +15 7 £40,000 - 3
East Midlands +38 6 £37,500 +4.17% 4

.NET Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, .NET Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring .NET Software Engineer in the job title.

1 590 (100.00%) .NET
2 575 (97.46%) C#
3 537 (91.02%) Software Engineering
4 351 (59.49%) Agile Software Development
5 325 (55.08%) JavaScript
6 315 (53.39%) SQL
7 311 (52.71%) ASP.NET
8 267 (45.25%) MVC
9 247 (41.86%) Finance
10 218 (36.95%) SQL Server
11 216 (36.61%) CSS
12 204 (34.58%) Microsoft Azure
13 175 (29.66%) HTML
14 167 (28.31%) OO
14 167 (28.31%) Microsoft
15 166 (28.14%) Continuous Integration
16 161 (27.29%) ASP.NET Web API
17 159 (26.95%) TDD
18 146 (24.75%) AngularJS
19 143 (24.24%) Scrum
20 130 (22.03%) XML
21 128 (21.69%) Degree
22 126 (21.36%) ASP.NET MVC
23 120 (20.34%) Test Automation
24 116 (19.66%) Java
25 102 (17.29%) REST
26 100 (16.95%) Amazon AWS
27 99 (16.78%) Git (software)
28 97 (16.44%) Windows
29 94 (15.93%) Microservices

.NET Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 56 (9.49%) IIS
2 29 (4.92%) Oracle Workflow
3 14 (2.37%) NServiceBus
4 13 (2.20%) CMS
5 10 (1.69%) Umbraco
6 8 (1.36%) SharePoint
7 6 (1.02%) nginx
7 6 (1.02%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (0.68%) Kentico
8 4 (0.68%) WordPress
9 3 (0.51%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.17%) Apache
10 1 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.17%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.17%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 9 (1.53%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 7 (1.19%) Actimize
2 4 (0.68%) Shopify
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.17%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 204 (34.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 100 (16.95%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (3.73%) SaaS
4 12 (2.03%) Serverless
5 10 (1.69%) GitHub
6 8 (1.36%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (0.68%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.68%) Office 365
8 3 (0.51%) Azure Functions
8 3 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.51%) PaaS
9 2 (0.34%) AWS CodePipeline
9 2 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.17%) IaaS
10 1 (0.17%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.02%) Ethernet
1 6 (1.02%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.51%) HTTPS
2 3 (0.51%) SSL
3 1 (0.17%) HTTP
3 1 (0.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 218 (36.95%) SQL Server
2 48 (8.14%) Relational Database
3 37 (6.27%) NoSQL
4 33 (5.59%) MongoDB
5 25 (4.24%) RDBMS
6 20 (3.39%) MySQL
7 15 (2.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 12 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (1.69%) Amazon Redshift
10 7 (1.19%) Redis
11 5 (0.85%) Cosmos DB
11 5 (0.85%) Hadoop
11 5 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (0.68%) Geospatial Data
13 3 (0.51%) Adabas
13 3 (0.51%) Power BI
13 3 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 2 (0.34%) Big Data
14 2 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 99 (16.78%) Git (software)
2 82 (13.90%) NUnit
3 70 (11.86%) Jenkins
4 67 (11.36%) Visual Studio
5 66 (11.19%) TeamCity
6 53 (8.98%) Cucumber
7 52 (8.81%) SpecFlow
8 29 (4.92%) MSTest
9 23 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
10 16 (2.71%) Visual Studio Team System
11 15 (2.54%) Octopus Deploy
12 9 (1.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 9 (1.53%) Selenium
13 8 (1.36%) MSBuild
14 5 (0.85%) JIRA
14 5 (0.85%) Subversion
15 3 (0.51%) Moq
15 3 (0.51%) Sonatype Nexus
15 3 (0.51%) webpack
16 2 (0.34%) Hudson
General
1 247 (41.86%) Finance
2 48 (8.14%) Front Office
3 37 (6.27%) Banking
4 13 (2.20%) Manufacturing
4 13 (2.20%) Marketing
4 13 (2.20%) Retail
5 9 (1.53%) Multimedia
6 7 (1.19%) Advertising
6 7 (1.19%) Electronics
7 6 (1.02%) Aerospace
7 6 (1.02%) Automotive
7 6 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (0.85%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.34%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.34%) Games
9 2 (0.34%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 590 (100.00%) .NET
2 311 (52.71%) ASP.NET
3 216 (36.61%) CSS
4 175 (29.66%) HTML
5 161 (27.29%) ASP.NET Web API
6 146 (24.75%) AngularJS
7 130 (22.03%) XML
8 126 (21.36%) ASP.NET MVC
9 102 (17.29%) REST
10 91 (15.42%) .NET Framework
11 88 (14.92%) .NET Core
12 87 (14.75%) jQuery
13 84 (14.24%) Web Services
14 76 (12.88%) JSON
14 76 (12.88%) WCF
15 66 (11.19%) RESTful
16 63 (10.68%) WPF
17 57 (9.66%) React
18 52 (8.81%) Gherkin
18 52 (8.81%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 56 (9.49%) Greenfield Project
2 46 (7.80%) Fintech
3 29 (4.92%) Derivative
3 29 (4.92%) Equities
3 29 (4.92%) Fixed Income
3 29 (4.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 29 (4.92%) Hedge funds
4 27 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (3.56%) Data Structures
6 20 (3.39%) Algorithms
6 20 (3.39%) Cloud Native
7 19 (3.22%) Analytical Mindset
8 18 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (2.37%) N-Tier
10 9 (1.53%) Mobile App
11 8 (1.36%) User Experience
12 7 (1.19%) Self-Motivation
13 6 (1.02%) SCADA
13 6 (1.02%) Social Media
14 4 (0.68%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 97 (16.44%) Windows
2 10 (1.69%) Linux
3 6 (1.02%) Android
3 6 (1.02%) Embedded Linux
4 5 (0.85%) Unix
5 4 (0.68%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 537 (91.02%) Software Engineering
2 351 (59.49%) Agile Software Development
3 267 (45.25%) MVC
4 167 (28.31%) OO
5 166 (28.14%) Continuous Integration
6 159 (26.95%) TDD
7 143 (24.24%) Scrum
8 120 (20.34%) Test Automation
9 94 (15.93%) Microservices
10 84 (14.24%) Computer Science
11 74 (12.54%) Open Source
12 70 (11.86%) BDD
12 70 (11.86%) Continuous Delivery
13 61 (10.34%) Front End Development
14 58 (9.83%) User Stories
15 52 (8.81%) SDET
15 52 (8.81%) Test Scripting
16 50 (8.47%) API Testing
16 50 (8.47%) DevOps
16 50 (8.47%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 575 (97.46%) C#
2 325 (55.08%) JavaScript
3 315 (53.39%) SQL
4 116 (19.66%) Java
5 68 (11.53%) C++
6 58 (9.83%) T-SQL
7 53 (8.98%) PowerShell
8 43 (7.29%) PL/SQL
9 33 (5.59%) TypeScript
10 25 (4.24%) VB.NET
11 17 (2.88%) C
12 13 (2.20%) Python
13 8 (1.36%) PHP
14 3 (0.51%) Go
15 2 (0.34%) ES6
15 2 (0.34%) Scala
16 1 (0.17%) Erlang
16 1 (0.17%) Groovy
16 1 (0.17%) Perl
16 1 (0.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 128 (21.69%) Degree
2 23 (3.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (2.20%) Security Cleared
4 11 (1.86%) SC Cleared
5 5 (0.85%) HND
6 3 (0.51%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.34%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (0.85%) QA
2 3 (0.51%) DICOM
2 3 (0.51%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.17%) GDPR
3 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 51 (8.64%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (1.53%) Ansible
2 7 (1.19%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.34%) Terraform
4 1 (0.17%) Consul
4 1 (0.17%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (0.17%) Puppet
4 1 (0.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 167 (28.31%) Microsoft
2 39 (6.61%) Oracle
3 7 (1.19%) WorldPay
4 6 (1.02%) Cisco
4 6 (1.02%) Freescale
4 6 (1.02%) Sitecore
4 6 (1.02%) Wonderware
5 5 (0.85%) MuleSoft
5 5 (0.85%) SAP
5 5 (0.85%) Xamarin
6 4 (0.68%) Google
7 3 (0.51%) IBM
7 3 (0.51%) webMethods
8 1 (0.17%) Apiary
8 1 (0.17%) Apple
8 1 (0.17%) Blue Prism
8 1 (0.17%) Cadence
8 1 (0.17%) Civica
8 1 (0.17%) Infragistics
8 1 (0.17%) Intel